Gift ware

We stock a wide variety of gift ware, the vast majority of which is Australian-made and ideal for sending or taking overseas.  We are constantly looking for new, unusual items that may not be readily available elsewhere in Ballarat.

Brief descriptions of the current suppliers that we deal with are detailed below. Due to the changing nature of stock not all items pictured maybe available.

Australian Gift ware Range


Australian-made, timber crafted souvenirs, giftware, puzzles, coasters, trivets, Christmas Decorations and jewellery, using locally sourced materials to create unique and interesting gifts.

Buttonworks Notebooks
Buttonworks puzzles
Buttonworks Christmas Decorations
Buttonworks brooches
Buttonworks Kangaroo huddle puzzle
Buttonworks Flower notebook
Buttonworks leaf notebook
Buttonworks Alphabet puzzle
Buttonworks brooches
Buttonworks wooden animal coasters
Buttonworks wooden Kangaroo and Koala puzzle
Buttonworks wooden mini Landscape

Creatively Belle

Australian made porcelain brooches and necklaces. Different designs include birds, cats, Scotty dogs, turtles, hearts in beautiful Porcelain. 

James McMurtrie

Hand blown glass by glass artist James McMurtrie. James works from his studio in Victoria, Australia.

James McMurtrie
James McMurtrie Bowls and vases
James McMurtrie Bowls and vases
James McMurtrie Bowls
James McMurtrie Bowls
James McMurtrie Bowls

Jeremy Boot

One of Australia's finest wildlife artists producers Fine Bone China cups, greeting cards, calendars, magnets and bookmarks with Australian Birds, Koalas, Shearer, Swaggie, The Local and Stockman designs.

Jeremy Boot
Jeremy Boot Stockman mugs
Jeremy Boot Australian Birds giftware

Whimsey Cards & Notepads

Koala Hill Crafts is a small Australian family business specializing in Australian made and themed cards, prints and stationery.

Peek a Boo

Peek a Boo Jewellery is manufactured in Bangalow NSW. Australian flora and fauna jewelery made from pewter base plated with various golds, silvers, brass or copper.

Peek a Boo Jewellery
Peek a Boo Jewellery display
Peek a Boo Wattle Brooch
Peek a Boo Gum leaf brooch
Peek a Boo Tasmanian Crayfish brooch

Rodriquez napery

Australian-made printed Aprons and Tea Towels, Australian Christmas Tea Towels, Red Tractor designs, Aborginal prints.

Rodriquez Tea Towels
Rodriquez Tea Towels
Rodriquez Tea Towels
Rodriquez Tea Towels

Jozzies Toys

Australian Made Native & Heritage Soft Toys, teddy bears, sheep, Kangaroos, Koalas.

Jozzie Toys
Australian Soft Toys

KE Designs

Victorian Made Microfibre tea Towels. Made in Brunswick, Melbourne, these beautiful tea towels have iconic Australian pictures including Vegemite, Sunnyboys, Lamingtons, birds and Native flowers.

Slate Vases

Slate vases or tea light holders, etched with designs including fern, shell, Blue Wren, butterfly and Gecko. Made in Byron Bay, Australia.

Slate vase
Slate vase giftware
Slate vase giftware
Slate vase giftware

Wendy Binks - Stunned Emu Designs

Funny emu art, Children's books, Unique and colourful, books, cards, mugs and drink holders featuring quirky Australian animals.

Wendy Binks
Wendy Binks Books
Wendy Binks Australian made drink holders
Wendy Binks mugs

Wooden Jewellery Boxes and Vases

Hand made wooden jewllery boxes, vases, clocks, coasters and pot pouri bowls

Wooden jewellery boxes and clocks
Hand made wooden jewellery vases, pot pouri, coasters
Hand made wooden jewellery boxes and plate
Wooden jewelery boxes giftware

Sue James Clayworker

Made in Australia. Brooches, necklaces and plates featuring Australian flora and fauna.

Sue James Clayworker
Sue James various giftware
Sue James Clayworker giftware


Bell Art was inspired by the love for the Australian bush. Bellart's aim is to run an ethical,service-oriented business that brings greater awareness and appreciation by others of Australia’s natural environment and the need to conserve our indigenous flora. We stock Bellart cards, placemats, coasters and aroma bloqs.

Bellart Lemon Scented Gum Bloq
Bellart Eucalyptus Placemats
Bellart White collection placemats
Bellart Wildflower Coasters (placemats also available)

Penny Whistle

Penny Whistle make fox whistles from old Australian Pennys.

Ouroboros Craft

Hand made journals using tradional methods in Ballarat, Australia.

John Eagle ceramics

John Eagle is widely recognised for his contribution to ceramics in Victoira, including his pursuit of excellence in functional pottery. John Eagle has worked with clay for over 40 years with a particular focus on developing copper red glazes; recent work involves what John describes as ‘composite reds’ and requires the blending of a range of compatible glazes to give the impression of a moving fluid surface.

Wolfgang Shultz pewter

Wolfgang Schulze was trained in metal smithing by a master craftsman in Germany. He escaped from Communist East Germany in 1958 & immigrated to Australia in 1960. All of Wolfgang's designs are made from non-toxic, lead free Australian pewter. Using a mixture of silver, tin and bismuth. Giving his products more of a silver finish than traditional pewter products.Wolfgang Schulze hand finishes his artisan pewter jewellery and cutlery. Wolfgang has been creating his Wildflower designs for nearly 40 years. Macarthur Frameworks & Gallery stock Serving ware, spoons, pate and cheese knives and some bracelets.

Wolfgang Schultz
Wolfgang Schultz Pewter giftware
Wolfgang Schultz Pewter giftware

Mouse House

Australian made and embroidered handkerchiefs.


Moements specialise in hand creating fine art note cards and prints.  The current series feature 17th - 19th century artists, engravers and publishers featuring Parrots of Australia by John Gould (1804-1881), Kono Bairei (1844-1895) devoted to pictures of birds and flowers in the Meiji Period and Robert Sweet (1783-1835) English botanist, horticulturist and ornithologist. Printed in Australia.

Moe Moe Jewellery Design

Moe Moe Jewellery is designed and made in Australia.

Chriss Canning Art Cards

Criss has published a new range of her beautiful art cards. These cards have high quality reproductions of mostly recent paintings with some older favourites. These cards, printed in Australia on environmentally friendly stock.

Gift Certificates

If you would like to get something for someone special but don't know what they would like, we have gift certificates available so they can choose for themselves.

High quality custom picture framing and gallery featuring local artists' paintings, photographs, sculptures, glassware and Australian made giftware located in Ballarat.

Macarthur Frameworks & Gallery

(03) 5331 6958

1008 Sturt St, Ballarat VIC 3350

Monday to Friday 9am - 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am to 12:00pm

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